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Bill To Crack Down On Black Market For Tigers Approved In Senate‎
Animals  (tags: new jersey, senate, legalisation, black market, tigers, wildlife, protection )

Simone
- 948 days ago - njtoday.net
The state Senate approved a bill which would create a registration and reporting system for privately-owned tigers within the State of New Jersey in order to discourage the worldwide black market for tiger body parts on Thursday by a vote of 37-0.
The Local - French Zoo Steps Up Rhino Surveillance Against Poachers
Animals  (tags: Rhino, poachers, horns, black market )

Tarequl
- 977 days ago - thelocal.fr
A French zoo has placed its white rhinos under video surveillance fearing poachers could kill them for their horns which can fetch hundreds of thousands of euros on the black market.
Investigation Sinks Claims Bluefin Tuna Fishing Is Under Control
Animals  (tags: wildlife, wildanimals, black market, overfishing, tuna, endangered, animalwelfare, animals, environment, humans, protection )

Cal
- 1352 days ago - wwf.panda.org
Results of an independent investigation launched this weekend have revealed a complex international black market in East Atlantic bluefin tuna worth an estimated $4 billion.
Myanmar a Gateway for Wildlife Trade to China: Report
Animals  (tags: wildlife trade, black market, wildlife smugglers, wild animals, disappearing, endangered animals, myanmar )

Simone
- 1589 days ago - timesofindia.indiatimes.com
Demand in China is stoking a black market in neighbouring Myanmar in tiger-bone wine, leopard skins, bear bile and other products made from endangered species, a report released on Tuesday said.
Sale of Elephant Tusk Stockpiles May Encourage Poaching, Experts Worry
Animals  (tags: Elephant Ivory, ivory stockpiles, Black Market )

Lone
- 1593 days ago - seattletimes.nwsource.com
Elephant experts from around the world are joining a University of Washington scientist in calling for a moratorium on legal ivory sales, to protect elephants from being slaughtered for their tusks
Reward Increased In Horse Slaughter Cases - 4 VIDEOS
Animals  (tags: slaughter, murder, black market, reward, horses, crime-stoppers )

Raffi
- 1772 days ago - cbs4.com
Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers has increased the reward for any information that leads police to those responsible for a series of horse mutilations and murders; the most recent which took place Wednesday. Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers has increased
Horse Slaughter: Horse Found Slaughtered in Its Stall at Miami Gardens Ranch
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, murder, horses, Miami Gardens, Florida, police, investigation, black market, crime )

Raffi
- 1777 days ago - sun-sentinel.com
A black thoroughbred race horse -- its throat slit and front legs removed -- was discovered slaughtered early this morning at a Miami Gardens ranch, police said. Since January, the remains of at least 17 horses have been found in Miami-Dade County
Racehorse's Health Restored 1 Year After Hellish Descent -Video
Animals  (tags: racehorse, rescue, rehabilitation, treatment, slaughter, black market )

Raffi
- 1779 days ago - miamiherald.com
When rescuers found the horse, he was tied to a palm tree on a Northwest Miami-Dade farm where animals die for meat: a skinny, diseased wreck with rotting hooves and hide. Only the tattoo inside his upper lip hinted at his regal bloodline: Freedom's
UPDATE-Horse Slaughters Prompt 'Barn Watch' in Southwest Ranches- VIDEO
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animalcruelty, death, horses, black market, surveillance cameras, Barn Watch )

Raffi
- 1790 days ago - justnews.com
A new pro-active program in the town of Davie and in Southwest Ranches called "Barn Watch" is designed to keep horses in the area safe from whoever has been killing, slaughtering, and selling the animals' meat on the black market in South Florida.
Muscovy Duck Is Served at High-End Restaurants in South Florida-VIDEO
Animals  (tags: poaching, theft, Muscovy ducks, black market, heartbreak )

Raffi
- 1793 days ago - sun-sentinel.com
While the fate of one particular Muscovy duck -- "Albert" to the residents at his lakeside home -- may never be known, other Muscovies are being served up as entrees on South Florida tables. The ducks with the distinctive red masks are considered a
Horse Owners On High Alert - Miami News Story - WPLG Miami
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, killing, black market, horses, slaughter, alert, alarm, suffering, investigation )

Raffi
- 1818 days ago - justnews.com
South Florida horse owners say they are armed and ready to take action against poachers who police say are killing horses for their meat. Long-time horse owner Karen Gustinger says she can't sleep at night, worrying about her horses
South Florida Horses Likely Slaughtered for Meat - VIDEO- MiamiHerald
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, killed, horses, slaughter, black market, Florida, brutality )

Raffi
- 1819 days ago - miamiherald.com
Caretakers found the brown American quarter horse Bonita lying dead and bloodied on the stable floor early Sunday morning. Her front legs had been hacked, as had portions of her rump. Not far from the carcass lay her months-old foal.
Horses Butchered in Meat-Seeking Massacre- VIDEO
Animals  (tags: investigation, horses stolen, slaughtered, killed, cruelty, horrific, black market )

Simone
- 1894 days ago - nbcmiami.com
Two more horse carcases were found on a small Miramar farm and police believe they were slaughtered for their meat in what is becoming a continuing problem in South Florida. The horses' owner called police after he found his two animals slaughtered last
Puppies Dying Within Weeks of Being Sold
Animals  (tags: england, animals, dogs, puppies, black market, dying within weeks )

Jacquelin
- 1978 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
The black market trade in smuggled puppies has caused complaints from unsuspecting animal lovers to soar, as animals' despicable transport conditions mean many die within weeks of being sold, according to an investigation.
62-Year-Old Captive Elephant Poisoned for Ivory; Men Rattana, 42, and Klem Sam Ouen, 27 Arrested
Animals  (tags: Elephants, Captive Wildlife, Cambodia, Black Market, Illigal Animal Trade, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, endangered, death, cruelty, ethics, environment, extinction, crime, law, killed, sadness, slaughter, society, suffering, wildlife )

Julie
- 2309 days ago - traffic.org
Two Cambodian men have been arrested for poisoning an elephant and sawing off its tusks to sell on the black market. The male elephant, which was chained to a tree by its owner in Rattanakiri province,was found dead in March 2007.
 

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